Bluedot Integrates with Oracle to Provide Location Data that Traditional Marketing Platforms Have Not Utilized Before

The Integration Makes It Easier for Marketers to Take Advantage of Contextual and Personalized Messaging using Precise Location Data Bluedot, a leading provider of first-person location data and Gold level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), announced an integration with Oracle Responsys, a leading B2C, real-time, omnichannel orchestration platform within the Oracle Marketing Cloud, to harness the power of place. Complementing Oracle's focus on connected data to connected experiences, Bluedot provides a 20X…

MarTech Interview with Nicole Amsler, VP of Marketing at Formation

"As marketers get more clarity around how the different levels of personalization, I think we’ll see much more development of customer-centric approaches to marketing." Journey into Tech You come from a very interesting background. From Aeronautical Engineering to heading Marketing at Formation.ai - tell us about this enriching journey. I’m an Engineer by degree, but have now worked in the Marketing industry for more than 20 years. I have a very technical background -- I received my BS in Aeronautical Engineering from…

The Power Pair: How Couples Are Shaping Influencer Marketing

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, love is in the air. And in the influencer community, those who pair off as couple, may just find themselves a top pick for brands. As compatibility, connectivity and creative content become ever more desirable, social media relationships are driving a new wave of Influencer Marketing – influencer couples creating a unified personal brand that maximizes the value of their ‘coupled up’ status. As of January 2020, there were more than 3.8 billion social media users…

Referral Marketing Platform Talkable Reports on eCommerce Trends of 2020

Talkable defines personalization and privacy as primary trends that influence the current situation on the US eCommerce market Talkable, the leading referral program provider powering over 250 brands, has released a report on the top eCommerce trends of 2020. The trends focus heavily on personalization and privacy, as well as the shift from traditional ad platforms to more interactive and personalized formats. The list includes the most prevalent ideas defined by leading industry marketers, analytics, and demonstrated by…

OneTouchPoint Adds Digital Marketing Services to Strengthen End-to-End Solution With Bluewater Acquisition

OneTouchPoint's acquisition of Bluewater adds a suite of digital marketing capabilities, amping up its ability to elevate brands, increase margins, and speed time-to-market with centralized management of customer engagement programs and brand materials in the franchise and multi-unit industries OneTouchPoint, a leading managed marketing services company, has purchased Bluewater, a digital marketing services agency headquartered in Bloomington, Minn., accelerating its ability to offer seamless, online and offline brand and…

NeigerDesign Strengthens Marketing Arm with New Hires

Chicagoland Marketing and Design Firm Expands Team to Deliver Impactful Results for Clients NeigerDesign, a full-service strategic marketing and design agency based in Evanston, IL, has proudly announced the recent expansion of its marketing team. Stephanie Weiss, Marketing Strategist, and Austin Godwin, Digital Marketing Specialist, joined the team in 2019 to further enhance the firm's efforts to be the very best strategic marketing partner to clients. "We're in a world of growing multi-channel marketing needs, and…

ValueSetters Announces Technology and Marketing Contract with Deuce Drone

ValueSetters, Inc. has signed a management development and engineering partnership with Deuce Drone to help acquire, integrate, and operate drone delivery for “brick and mortar” retailers. ValueSetters will provide technology and marketing services to Deuce Drone, as they seek to transform traditional retail stores into last-mile fulfillment centers. Marketing Technology News: ManifestSeven Acquires The People’s Kush, Further Expanding Retail Reach “Retailers of all sizes lack the necessary infrastructure to allow…

Traditional-Style Ad for a Highly Censored Market Plays in New York’s Times Square

High Herstory, a female focused video agency, created and produced the first live action advertisement of its kind — running on a digital billboard frequently purchased by brands like Samsung in New York City's Times Square. High Herstory's ad features a diverse selection of women consuming cannabis while educating viewers on the care and keeping of glass smoking accessories. In the cannabis industry, heavily regulated products come with heavily regulated advertising restrictions, often times eliminating a cannabis…

Multiplied Marketing Communications Acquires Blockchain Marketing Communications Firm Multiplied

Multiplied Marketing Communications LLC announced the acquisition of Multiplied LLC, a premium blockchain marketing communications firm, for an undisclosed sum. Co-founders Nancy Li and Hector Espinoza have sold the company to Ben Noble, a former partner and director of public relations at Multiplied. With this acquisition, Noble plans to expand the agency’s offering to include public relations, brand development and other services catered toward the burgeoning blockchain and cryptocurrency industry. “The blockchain…

DemandLab Launches a New Marketing Resource Center Powered by Uberflip

Demandlab, a Technology-Focused Marketing Consultancy, Has Launched a Digital Marketing Resource Center Built With Uberflip, the World's Leading Content Experience Platform DemandLab has re-launched its resource center on the Uberflip content experience platform. The resource center features insights and best practices on key topics of interest, including marketing technology, content marketing, marketing data, and marketing operations. Founded in 2009, DemandLab helps B2B organizations create customer-centric demand…

MarTech Interview with Natalia Vasilyeva, VP of Marketing at Anzu.io

"Marketing Automation is critical to defining the funnel and building a communication plan for each of the customer touchpoints, as well as post-analysis." Tell us about your journey into Marketing Technology and how you started at Anzu.io? I have been involved with Anzu since the company’s early days. Having worked in the AdTech space before, I was inspired by Anzu’s mission to make advertising better, and could see the potential impact I could have as a marketer. I am super proud of the team and what we’ve accomplished…

Walk-Through Data Emerges as Critical Marketing Metric

Walk-Through marketing platform sees more than 8.6 million in 2019 Zenreach, creator of the Walk-Through Rate, announced that it measured a record 8.6 million customer Walk-Throughs in 2019. A Walk-Through is recorded when a customer visits a retail business within seven days of seeing a digital ad for that business. The strong results suggest that businesses with brick-and-mortar locations want to measure the success of their digital marketing based on actual in-store visits rather than relying on traditional online…

Vidyard Introduces ‘Video Selling’ Certification to Accelerate Digital Marketing and Sales Agency Growth

With increasing demand from clients for training on how to incorporate video into their sales processes, 10 leading digital marketing and sales agencies have now completed the certification Vidyard, the leading video platform provider for business, has just expanded its Agency Partner Program to include an industry-first Video Selling certification. This certification was built to help digital marketing and sales agencies expand their services while helping their clients grow their revenue. The first cohort of agency…

2020 Marketing Predictions – Part 2

They say that as long as you’re keeping a pulse on the latest and greatest Marketing trends, you won't fall behind. But, even that can be a job in and of itself. Luckily, the 6sense team has made it easy for you. If you missed the first half of our top trends of 2020, be sure to go back and read part 1. If you’re up to speed, here are five of the trends our team sees leading the Marketing industry in 2020: 1. A New Level Of Prospect Personalization When you talk about personalization, it's no longer just the things you…

Tealium and Invoca Partner to Orchestrate Better Customer Experiences and Maximize Marketing ROI

New Partnership Enables Organizations to Better Engage With Customers in Real Time by Unifying Inbound Call Analytics Data, Conversational Insights, and Rich Customer Profiles Tealium, the trusted leader in real-time customer data orchestration, and Invoca, the leading enterprise provider of AI-powered call tracking and conversational analytics, announced a strategic partnership that enables organizations to combine customer data and conversational analytics insights in real time to better inform contact center interactions…

Demand Spring Releases Top 10 Revenue Marketing Predictions for 2020

Revenue Marketing consultancy Demand Spring released a report outlining their top 10 marketing predictions for 2020. Marketing seldom follows a set plan. As Demand Spring’s team of consultants have discovered in the journeys they share with clients, the best learning happens when we move off the beaten path. These learnings are what make up Demand Spring’s Top 10 Marketing Predictions for the year, and will help marketers through the diverse and winding trails we’ll follow in 2020. Marketing Technology News: Future…

Parks Associates: Traditional and Mobile PERS Revenue to Be Approximately $1.1 Billion in US by 2024

New Industry Report Highlights Sensor-Based Solutions and Emerging Alternative Devices With Emergency Response Capabilities New research from Parks Associates estimates more than 5 million consumers in the US will own PERS devices by 2024. Enabling Independence: Connected Solutions for seniors and Caregivers forecasts traditional and mobile PERS revenue will reach $1.1 billion in the same year. The report Enabling Independence: Connected Solutions for Seniors and Caregivers assesses the…

Solutions to Real-Time Promotional Challenges Will be Marketing’s Focus in 2020

Reaching Prospects at Just the Right Times Is Not Only Desirable, but It’s also Practical with Current MarTech Tools As Marc Andressen famously said, “Software is eating the world” but eight years later we must ask - has the global market for MarTech products and services – one of the great success stories of recent times – finally reached capacity? Is the industry’s enviable pattern of growth likely to continue, or even accelerate, in the foreseeable future? If it does continue its historic penetration of the Marketing…

Daily MarTech Roundup: Top Coolest Things in Marketing and Sales Today

Today’s Daily MarTech Round-up covers latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience AI and ML announcements from Digital River, AtScale, Sidetrade, AppSheet and The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA). Digital River Partners With Magento to Create Powerful Combined Commerce Solution Built for Global Expansion Digital River, the most experienced global e-commerce enabler for established and fast-growing brands, announced a partnership with Magento, an Adobe company and leading provider of commerce…

MarTech Interview with Kety Maria Esquivel, VP of Marketing at AnitaB.org

"As we prepare for an AI-centric world as a Marketing leader, it’s important to make sure our information and data is in a good enough place for AI to go in and pull out useful information." Hi Kety, tell us about your role and journey into technology.  I was born in upstate New York. My father is from Mexico and my mother is from Guatemala. As a Mexican, Guatemalan and Latina, I grew up with one foot in the United States and the other in Latin America. My father used to joke that our home in Rochester, New York was a…